Linux GZip Compression Tricks

GZip is one of the most powerful tools in reducing filesize. This tutorial helps newcomers in Linux on how to use gzip.

How to install Kernel Headers

It is important that linux kernel-headers is installed in your system. One reason is that some applications need to use kernel headers like VMWare Workstation.

Installing Skype in *Ubuntu

If you are a newcomer in linux, you may find that installing some applications are quite tricky before they run on your system. One of these apps is Skype.

Terra Terminal Emulator

Terra is a GTK+3.0 based terminal emulator with useful user interface, it also supports multiple terminals with splitting screen horizontally or vertically.

PHP SQL Injection Prevention

Prevent sql injection between php and mysql database by using PDO prepared statements and php htmlentities and htmlspecialchars functions,

OpenShot 1.4.3 Video Editor for Linux

OpenShot Video Editor is a free, open-source video editor for Linux. Easily add sub-titles, transitions, and effects, and then export your film to DVD, YouTube, Vimeo, Xbox 360, and many other common formats.

Mozilla Thunderbird 17.0.3 Released

Mozilla Thunderbird is the default mail client in Xubuntu and just like other Mozilla products, it offers useful addons that you can install.

Coloring Bash Prompt

Coloring bash prompt is pretty easy. You just have to basically learn the basic color codes.

MPlayer2 + SMPlayer2

Mplayer2 is a fork of mplayer and SMPlayer2 is a fork of smplayer with additional enhanced features that users are looking for.

GIMP 2.8.4 is here

GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages.

Firefox 19.0 Released

If you haven’t updated your Firefox, Mozilla recently released its new Firefox web browser verion…